1. Mallard MeetUp … with Pete Haglund. Say, “Hi” to Pete!

    Another new friendly face… We’re meeting up today with one our newest gravity flow specialists, Inside Sales Coordinator, Pete Haglund. Pete is a local resident (a.k.a. knows where to find the best food) with a legacy of material handling in his family (i.e. smart family). The world of gravity flow rolls through Pete’s hands at Mallard as a main hub for processing customer RFQs and POs. In h…Read More

  2. Mallard MeetUp – Say, “Hello” to Tony!

    Welcome back to our “Mallard MeetUp” series where we highlight the impressive individuals within our dedicated team of gravity flow professionals. You may not have met Tony before, but if you have seen any of the hundreds of testing lab videos on our YouTube channel or within our weekly blogs, then you know Tony’s work! Tony is in charge of the in-house Engineering Testing Lab here at Mallar…Read More

  3. Take a Peek Underneath… Before Locking in on a Tote or Bin

    Looking for bin storage for your warehouse, order fulfillment center or assembly operation? Before you make that bin commitment, make sure to take a quick step back and a closer look at all the details.  Here’s why… Not all bins are created equal - in fact, most are quite different from the next. Not all bins are even called bins, there are many that go by the way of “totes”. Whether it…Read More

  4. A Holiday Message from Mallard Manufacturing

    A well prepared landscape can weather seasonal changes. Each day of the last year was spent working and preparing for the next day, week, month, year. As the year draws to a close and the holiday season is upon us, take time to appreciate all that you’ve accomplished thus far. There will be more to do, of course, but the Mallard team stands ready to work each new challenge with you. Thank you fo…Read More

  5. Mallard’s New Straightforward Approach to Customized Carton Flow Guides

    New Data Sheet Available for Simplified Product Ordering Could your carton flow system use better SKU segmentation? Carton flow is designed to speed up order picking and improve accuracy, but if your inventory isn’t well segmented within the carton flow, your system may not be optimized to return the best efficiency results. This of course depends on the type of inventory you are processing, but…Read More

  6. Sticky Situation is Smooth Sailing on Dyna-Flo Carton Flow

    Dyna-Flo HD with Tilt Tray Speeds Up Magnetized Parts Supply Smooth running parts supply is integral to smooth manufacturing, and one of the best warehousing tools to ensure orderly, effective parts supply is carton flow. Add a tilt tray to the carton flow rack design and you increase picking ergonomics, accuracy and speed… that is if the product isn’t magnetized to the rack.  If that sounds …Read More

  7. Carton Flow Design & Pallet Rack Integration | Mallard Best Practices

    Optimizing Carton Flow Applications Through Proper Planning & Execution Carton flow is a warehousing tool frequently used to improve order picking rates, picking accuracy, reduce both foot and equipment traffic, and more effectively utilize rack and warehousing space. Most carton flow is mounted into pallet rack, but it can be designed to as a standalone system or even a wheeled mobile cart……Read More

  8. Things Are Rolling Along at IFDA Booth #746 | Meet Us in San Antonio!

    Mallard Products Keep Pace with High-Volume, High-Efficiency Demands The 2018 IFDA DSC Expo is almost here! While there will be a lot to see and do in San Antonio, be sure to add a visit to Mallard Manufacturing’s Booth #746 to experience first-hand our latest pallet flow and carton flow solutions for foodservice distribution. Mallard will showcase a variety of gravity flow products, and highlig…Read More

  9. WAIT! Don’t Order that Carton Flow… Until You Watch Our Latest Video

    Thinking about adding carton flow to your pick area? Or maybe you’ve been asked to spec carton flow for an order processing or kitting operation? Well you’ve come to the right place. In less then 2 minutes we will show you the significance of knowing your inventory before deciding on a type of carton flow. https://youtu.be/wIC0yOYNxmo Cart-Trak Roller Carton Flow We say it all the time but our…Read More

  10. Are You Going to Keep Them Waiting with Inefficient Carton Picking?

    Dynamo Pets Deserve Dependable Dyna-Flo Carton Flow We always say that we want the Best gravity flow solution for our customers. Not just suitable, but the best. Here’s a great example of the steps our Engineering Testing Lab will take to find the best carton flow solution for a customer... (and you don’t even have to be fluffy and cute to get this kind of service). Inventory Challenge: Standa…Read More